Physical Description

Type Information

Lectotype for Limatula regularis Verrill & Bush, 1898
Catalog Number: USNM 40862
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Preparation: Dry
Collector(s): United States Fish Commission
Locality: United States, Chesapeake Bay, North Atlantic Ocean
Depth (m): 128
Vessel: Albatross R/V
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© Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology

Source: National Museum of Natural History Collections

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Ecology

Habitat

Depth range based on 6 specimens in 1 taxon.
Water temperature and chemistry ranges based on 4 samples.

Environmental ranges
  Depth range (m): 27 - 100
  Temperature range (°C): 21.143 - 25.327
  Nitrate (umol/L): 1.013 - 3.797
  Salinity (PPS): 36.408 - 37.286
  Oxygen (ml/l): 4.717 - 4.816
  Phosphate (umol/l): 0.128 - 0.355
  Silicate (umol/l): 1.686 - 3.512

Graphical representation

Depth range (m): 27 - 100

Temperature range (°C): 21.143 - 25.327

Nitrate (umol/L): 1.013 - 3.797

Salinity (PPS): 36.408 - 37.286

Oxygen (ml/l): 4.717 - 4.816

Phosphate (umol/l): 0.128 - 0.355

Silicate (umol/l): 1.686 - 3.512
 
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